Top things to do

Top Choice Fort in Northern St Kitts

Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park

Even if you're not a fan of military anything, this massive hilltop compound with its citadels, bastions, barracks and ramparts will likely leave a lasting impression. The British began construction of what was then…
Top Choice Gardens in South Nevis

Botanical Gardens of Nevis

It's easy to spend a couple of hours wandering around this enchanting symphony of orchids, palms, water lily ponds, bamboo groves and other global flora interspersed with sculpture, pools, ponds and fountains. In th…
Top Choice Caribbean in Northern St Kitts

Kitchen

The main restaurant at sustainable Belle Mont Farm resort flaunts decor that pays tribute to the island's sugary past while capturing the zeitgeist with a literal farm-to-table concept that sees its French Christoph…
Top Choice Cafe in Frigate Bay

Mill St Kitts

At this industrial-chic cafe inside a converted container ensemble sip excellent cuppas surrounded by corrugated walls plastered in sheets from the Pravda newspaper from the owner's native Russia. Stop en route to t…
Top Choice Caribbean in Northern Nevis

Gin Trap Bar & Restaurant

Sunset views out to St Kitts are positively dreamy at this worldly farm-to-table outpost whose kitchen is helmed by Mary Parks, Cordon Bleu grad and former figure skater. Kick things off in the stylish bar with a ja…
Top Choice International in South Nevis

Bananas Restaurant

A torchlit walkway leads to this enchanting hideaway handbuilt by British transplant and former dancer Gillian Smith. Enjoy the tranquil vibe ensconced on the veranda, slurping tropical drinks and tucking into food …
Top Choice International in Northern St Kitts

Royal Palm Restaurant

The historic stone walls of the old sugar boiling house hem the fine-dining restaurant at Ottley’s Plantation Inn, which is a popular stop on island tours. The menu is mostly international infused with island flair …
Top Choice Caribbean in Charlestown

Wilma's Diner

The gracious Wilma is a wizard in the kitchen and dishes out a daily changing menu of local hearty local fare like barbecue pork ribs or stewed chicken in her quaint and green-trimmed cottage next to the police stat…
Top Choice Bar in Southeast Peninsula

Salt Plage

Urban industrial meets Caribbean lounge chic at this sophisticated imbibing spot right on sweeping Whitehouse Bay. Follow up a swim or shipwreck snorkel with craft beer or cocktails and reflect on the day's adventur…
Top Choice Caribbean in Northern Nevis

Sunshine’s Beach Bar & Grill

This legendary rum-and-reggae joint has been getting people in a party mood for decades. A cold Carib goes well with its 'secret sauce'–marinated grilled ribs and chicken, but the signature 'Killer Bee' rum punch de…